GP9u

CP 1543

 

 

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CP 1543 AT THUNDER BAY, ON.

 

Built by : GMD

Built in : 1955 as CP 8546

Serial Number : A 789

Class : DS-17

Paint Scheme : CP Rail no-Multimark

This Photo : Mark Boesche, 2003

 

Other Photos (chronological) :

1. CP 8546 at Port Coquitlam, B.C., painted in the CP Rail Large Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Claude Prutton, 1979;

2. CP 1543 at Thunder Bay, ON., painted in the CP Rail Small Multimark paint scheme. Photo by Bill Sanderson, 1991;

3. CP 1543 at Winnipeg, MB., painted in the CP Rail no-Multimark paint scheme. Photo by A. Ross Harrison, 2012.

 

Paint Data : CP Rail Small Multimark, 8" Stripes > CP Rail no-Multimark

 

Notes : Built by GMD as GP9 #8546 (1955). Rebuilt by CP as GP9u, chop-nosed and renumbered to #1543 (1982). Retired (9/30/2011). Sent to SRY, New Westminster B.C., for parts salvage and scrapping.

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